1. Newcastle to London Kings Cross - 2h58mins
2. London Kings Cross to St Pancras International (stop over) - 1h4mins
3. St Pancras International to Paris Gare du Nord - 2h16mins
Best total journey time - 6h18mins
Once you have arrived in Paris, of course, numerous attractions lie in wait.
Stay cool on the water in a bar on a barge.
See la vie en rose in the city of love with these romantic addresses for cosy tête-à-têtes.
When you just need a cheesy slice in the city of Michelin-starred restaurants.